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Cornelius Austin

Lynn Sanders (View posts)
Posted: 915537600000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Austin
DARE County :I am searching for the parents and grandparents of Cornelius Benjamin Austin (b) 1832 (d) 1884 ; married Mary Harlow Gaskins. I have the family history from here on but not before. Cornelius was my gggrandfather.


Posted: 932472000000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1036189026000
My husbands grgrandparents were from Dare Co. Iam searching his roots. Ransom Austin was married to Fannie Fulcher.
Christopher Peele was married to Rhoda Gaskill (Gaskins?).
Christophers father was Jack Peele mother ?. Any help would be great.

rhoda gaskill (gaskins?)

Posted: 934545600000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1018487819000
Surnames: ballance, gaskill, austin, gaskins, fulcher, peele, stowe, wise, garrish
Dare County. ---Your search is interesting. So many surnames seem familiar. In particular "Rhoda Gaskill(Gaskins?)". Do you have an approximate age for her? We have a "Rhoda Gaskill" in our Dare County, NC ancestry. Also "Austin & Peele" are ancestors names.


Nancy Dwyer (View posts)
Posted: 934891200000
Classification: Query
DARE COUNTY: Joyce, my famiy has roots in Hatteras NC and a cousin of mine traced our family & her husband's family back to the 1600's. In her records there is noted that Moses Ranson Austin b. Feb 8, 1829 and d. Mar 2, 1877. He married Fannie Fulcher b. 1841 (date of death unknown)

The parents of Moses Ranson Austin were William Austin (b. 1790-1800 and d. before 1850) and Cortena Ballance (b. 1770-1789 and d. before 1850). They were married in 1820. Their children were listed in the following order:
Wm. Dudley
Moses Ransom Austin
Cornelius Austin

My link to this family is thru Wm. Dudley Austin. He is my

I have more information to follow up with regarding Rhoda Gaskill who married Christopher Peele.

Please send me a personal e-mail. I'm curious as to where you & your husband live.

We are in Pennsylvania

Hope you find this information helpful


Austin / Rollinson or Rolison

Coley W Jordan (View posts)
Posted: 945345600000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Austin, Ballance, Barnett, Basnight, Farrow, Fulcher, Gaskins, Peele, Quidley, Tolson, Whidbee, Willis
I have the daughter Eliza of William Austin & Cortena Ballance as follows. Although I have more I am only listing this generation.

ELIZA2 AUSTIN (WILLIAM1) was born Mar 17, 1823 in Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC, and died Feb 26, 1880 in Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC. She married GEORGE SMITH ROLISON Bef. 1843 in Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC, son of REUBEN ROLISON and JANE AUSTIN.


i. ERASMUS H3 ROLISON, b. Feb 1843; d. Bet. 1888 - 1900; m. EMMA C DEVINE.

ii. ELIZABETH S ROLISON, b. Dec 1845, Frisco, Hyde Co., NC; d. Bef. Oct 1905; m. ROBERT R TOLSON, Bef. 1876.

iii. WILLIAM GEORGE ROLISON, b. Dec 06, 1847, Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC; d. 1887; m. MARY FARROW, Mar 22, 1883, Hatteras, Dare Co., NC.

iv. MARGARETT B ROLISON, b. Mar 08, 1850, Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC; d. Mar 11, 1917, Frisco, Dare Co., NC; m. WILLIAM A POYNER, Abt. 1873.

v. NANCY MARIA ROLISON, b. Mar 08, 1853, Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC; d. Abt. 1879, Hatteras, Dare Co., NC; m. JOHN DICK ROLISON, Bef. 1877, Hatteras, Dare Co., NC.

vi. MOSES RAWSON ROLISON, b. Jul 16, 1855, Frisco, Hyde Co., NC; d. Aug 08, 1936, Manteo, Dare Co., NC; m. (1) NANCY DILLA FARROW, Jan 08, 1880, Hatteras, Dare Co., NC; m. (2) DELLA M MEEKINS, Dec 07, 1892, Hatteras, Dare Co., NC.

vii. LIDDIE JANE ROLISON, b. Oct 19, 1858, Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC; d. Bef. Aug 1945; m. JOHN E WHITEHURST, Apr 16, 1882, Hatteras, Dare Co., NC.

viii. KENNETH ROLISON, b. Sep 12, 1860, Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC; d. Bef. 1870.

ix. CELIA ANN ROLISON, b. Jun 20, 1864, Hatteras, Hyde Co., NC; d. Mar 1964, Beaufort, Carteret Co., NC; m. JOHN HOWARD MIDGETT, Jun 12, 1881, Hatteras Twp., Dare Co., NC.

I am looking for a Jane Austin Born about 1795 that married Rueben Rollinson before 1820.
They had 3 sons, George , Jessie & Ephraim.

Jane Austin

Amanda Austin Scarborough (View posts)
Posted: 958564800000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Austin, Rollinson
Hatteras Island, Dare County

I recently received information from a Georgia Clasing on Austin's of Hatteras Island.
Her info:
William Austin b. 1755 d.
Married Sarah " Sally" Ballance (dauu. of William & Barbara Ballance)


William Moses Austin b. 1791- Hatteras NC
d.August 4-1832, Ocracoke NC,age 41 years
Married: Jane_________ b. 1795 (living with Jesse Rollinson in 1850 (by Census) age 55 years old.
Edmund D. Austin Mrd. Matilda Styron
Barbara Austin
Mourning Austin married ________Cruthers.

I hope this helps. If you have any other information connected to this please be kind enough to share.
Amanda Austin Scarborough

Gaskins families of Eastern NC

Posted: 988200000000
Classification: Query
Edited: 993469024000
Surnames: Gaskins
I have a 52-page Gaskins descendant that includes people you have named. If you would like it, I'll send it to you if you will send me your emial address (or your snail mail address).

Re: Gaskins families of Eastern NC

Posted: 993816311000
Surnames: Gaston
Bunny you sent me a message but I can not find it.
My line:
Francis Gaston (Gascoigne, Gascoyne) Lincoln
Co NC - don't know where they came from but there were
lots of Gascoignes on the Eastern Shore of VA very early
on late 1600's and early 1700's.
If you think we have a connection please email me at - Carolyn Quackenbush

Re: Gaskins families of Eastern NC

pat reel (View posts)
Posted: 1003000980000
Classification: Query
christopher woodard peele b.7-18-1833 d.6-13-1915 dare county is in my direct peele-stowe-burrus line. would really love to have gaskins(gaskill) information you mentioned. will reinburse postage if you use snail mail. have been searching for christopher peele's wives rhoda gaskins(gaskill) b.3-3-1841 d.7-4-1862 and louisa thomas gaskins(gaskill) b.4-8-1840 d. 8-19-1905 ....their correct names and parents. thanks for any help you can give.

Re: Gaskins families of Eastern NC

Bunny Heath (View posts)
Posted: 1003143145000
Classification: Query
This Message for Pat Reel
Dear Pat:
My Zorabable Gaskins Family Tree has Christopher Woodard Peele and his children and descendants in it. The tree is 52 typewritten pages. I can either send it to you as an email attachment, or snail mail it to you. In either event, I will need your email address or snail mail address, whichever way you prefer to receive this info.
God Bless Us ALL...
Bunny Gaskins Heath
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